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About Union County

Located in the Northwestern part of the state, nestled along the majestic curves of the Ohio River, Union County is consistently one of the top agriculture producing counties in the state of Kentucky each year, ranking at or near the top in corn and soybean production.  Union County is also know as a top coal producing county in the state.

Geographically, too, Union County, Kentucky is the perfect location.  From Union County, you are just a day’s drive from many major metropolitan market cities (Atlanta, Birmingham, Chicago, Detroit, Cleveland, Cincinnati, St. Louis, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Louisville, Nashville, and Memphis).  Also, having access to a major waterway as another source of transportation is invaluable.

Our gorgeous county, set in the serene countryside, along with fairs, festivals and rallies, offers beautiful parks, recreation areas, golf courses, lakes, nature preserve, and a World War II Museum.